2 Natomas Charters are Gold Ribbon Schools


BY BRANDY TUZON BOYD THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Two charter schools in Natomas have been honored under the state's new Gold Ribbon Schools Award Program. State Superintendent of Public … [Read more...]

Natomas Nonprofits Raise Big Money

Stanford Settlement held a Cinco de Mayo party during Big Day of Giving 2015 at its senior center. / Courtesy Photo

BY ROBYN EIFERTSEN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Four Natomas-area nonprofits collectively raised more than $74,000 during yesterday’s Big Day of Giving. By 11:59 p.m. Stanford Settlement … [Read more...]

Natomas Arts: Natomas Charter Student Show


 BY TRINA DROTAR THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz "Kara Walker and Jacob Lawrence Reinterpreted," a selection of mixed media works created by students at Natomas Charter School's … [Read more...]

Car Crashes into Natomas School

Source: Sac Fire PIO

THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Shortly after 10 a.m. today, Feb. 24 a four-door sedan crashed into a building at Natomas Charter School's STAR Academy campus on East Commerce Way.  The vehicle … [Read more...]

Natomas Cares: Remembering Teacher Mr. Humphries

Math teacher Gregory Humphries. / Courtesy Photo

BY TRINA DROTAR THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz A memorial is being created at Natomas Charter School in memory of beloved math teacher Gregory Humphries. Humphries, who taught at the … [Read more...]

Natomas Charter School Receives Civic Learning Award

Natomas Charter leaders celebrate Civic Learning Award of Merit.

BY KAYLEIGH NEALON, NCS INTERN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Publisher's note: An earlier version of this post incorrectly identified Judge Brown in the photo above. We regret the … [Read more...]

For a Good Cause: Big Day of Giving in Natomas


THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Three Natomas-based nonprofits are among those participating in the Big Day of Giving fundraising campaign today. Around the half-way point of the 24-hour fund … [Read more...]

On Stage in Natomas: The Laramie Project

Laramie Project

BY TRINA DROTAR THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz In October of 1998, the university town of Laramie, Wyoming made headlines nationwide when a young man was murdered for being gay. The following … [Read more...]

On Stage in Natomas: The Wizard of Oz, Jr.


BY TRINA DROTAR THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Wizard of Oz, Jr. opened Thursday for a two-week run at the Black Box Theater in Natomas. First performed as a musical in 1902, the … [Read more...]

Kudos: Natomas Charter’s Elaine DeWolfe Wins Award


BY KAYLEIGH NEALON, NCS INTERN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Natomas Charter School teacher Elaine DeWolfe was recently named “California Online Teacher of the Year” at the E-Learning Strategy … [Read more...]

On Stage in Natomas: Gulliver’s Travels

Photo by Carrie Markel

BY TRINA DROTAR THE NATOMASBUZZ | @natomasbuzz Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels was first published in 1726, but you wouldn’t think so in the Natomas Charter School’s production of this fantasy … [Read more...]


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